Logos: everybody wants one but nobody seems to have any constructive comments. (was Re: Cool Fedora schwag idea)

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Thu Jun 30 20:12:14 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-06-30 at 16:08 -0400, Matt Frye wrote:
> > so the project is named fedora - but no hats in the logo.
> > 
> > /me thinks being suggestive of a hat like a hatbox - or a giant hatpin
> > might be a bit too subtle :)
> That's what I am thinking.  But what sense does it make to have a
> project named for a hat, but not be allowed to illustrate said hat. 
> We might as well call it "The Swim Trunks Project."

I think a logo that has a number of characters and the placement of the
characters describe the shape of a hat in their positioning. So the hat
exists in the blank space left by the other characters of the logo!

or maybe I'm kinda wonko


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